The Water Finance Exchange, Inc. (WFX) was founded with a primary objective of significantly increasing funding partnerships in small to midsize utilities disadvantaged by water funding gaps. A 501(c)(3) not-for-profit, WFX is comprised of a team of water and finance professionals devoted to assisting communities across the U.S. break the logjam of water investment by identifying and tailoring solutions that are suited for the communities we serve.
WFX is in a unique position to assist in addressing the funding shortage of water infrastructure projects for thousands of American communities. We achieve this through partnerships with federal and state stakeholders, communities, and philanthropy, support from the financial sector; reducing the burden of government in endeavoring to close that gap alone.
WFX believes that it can support the efforts of smaller communities to access funding by assembling the best expertise, build trusted relationships with communities, complete projects, and learn and disseminate information about recurring issues and solutions that allow for increased funding of similarly situated communities and regional initiatives that would otherwise be unavailable.
Launched in 2020, WFX has been creating a vast pipeline of community water infrastructure project opportunities. WFX is excited about the opportunities to expand and scale its efforts to better meet the needs of communities around the country. To do so, WFX is seeking to add a full-time Lead Financial Analyst to its core team.
WFX is seeking a Lead Financial Analyst to assist in providing high-quality financial advisory services within the water infrastructure sector. The new hire will work closely with the WFX leadership to build its project pipeline, analyze and conduct due diligence on prospective deals within target communities.
This position is responsible for analyzing routine to complex financial and economic information and issues pertaining to water utilities. In addition, the position will focus on project development, financial feasibility analysis, risk management assistance, restructuring, portfolio management, and programmatic assistance.
The work performed by this position involves analyzing complex financial information that requires critical thinking and independent judgment. Projects may require working both independently or collaboratively as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
The ideal candidate will have recently completed a BA or BS degree and should be self-determined, motivated, and enthusiastic about learning and advancing his/her career. We are a small team; therefore, the Lead Financial Analyst should be capable of taking on a high degree of responsibility.